Clerk of Superior Court

Upson County Clerk of Superior Court

116 W. Main St.

PO Box 469

Thomaston, GA 30286

Phone (706)647-5847

Contact: Teresa Harper

email: tharper@upsoncountyga.org

Clerk of Superior Court

Teresa Harper-Clerk Of Superior Court
Sandra Salter-Chief Deputy Clerk

Crystal Burks-Deputy Clerk

Jennifer Calvert-Deputy Clerk

Jennifer Greathouse-Deputy Clerk

Becca Haney-Office Assistant

 

Announcements:

  • Upson County Constitutional Officers announce College Scholarships.  Click Here for details and application.

  • Please be advised that effective July 1, 2013, Alternative Dispute Resolution surcharge will increase to $7.50 per the attached Order.  Therefore, the civil filing fee for all new cases will be $207.50. Click Here to view order.

  • Note to Financial Institutions:  The Upson County Clerk's Office is proud to announce that we will begin E-filing UCC financing statements on Monday, June 10,2013. A UCC E-filing training session will be held Monday, June 3, 2013 at the Courthouse in the Grand Jury Room at 10:00 am. For more information or to reserve your spot, please contact Jenny Calvert or Bria Davis at the Upson County Clerk's Office at (706) 647-7835 or email Teresa Harper at tharper@upsoncountga.org.

  • If you are in need of a passport within two weeks for foreign travel OR you need a passport within four weeks in order to obtain a foreign Visa, Click Here to be directed to Travel.State.Gov

  • Effective June 1, 2012, please use the Revised Domestic Relations Standing Order.  Please Click Here to view and print the order.


 

The Clerk of Court is a Constitutional Elected Officer elected by the voters of their county to serve a four-year term.  The Clerk of Superior Court and all employees are first and foremost public servants each and every day. The office of the Clerk of Superior Court performs a wide range of record keeping, information management and financial management functions in the judicial system. This office also provides court support to each superior court judge. In general, the Clerk’s responsibilities as mandated by the Georgia State Code are to:

  • File, record and index all documents related to real estate and personal property transactions in the county.

  • To file and maintain criminal and civil dockets as well as dockets on domestic suits.

  • To attend to the needs of the court in the performance of the duties of the clerk

  • To keep in the Clerk’s office all documents, records, microfilm and dockets and all other things required by the Georgia Codes; and

  • To perform all other duties required by Georgia Law under code section 15-6-61.

 In addition to the services listed above, the Upson County Superior Court Clerk’s Office also serves as a U.S. Passport Agent.  All U.S. Citizens can apply for or renew their passports through our office.